You’re Never Too Old to Find a New Hobby

When daily life becomes too stressful to handle, it’s important that we find new hobbies to help us relax and encourage self-care. Taking time for ourselves is extremely important for mental, physical, and emotional health, so here are our tips and tricks for finding new hobbies and building them into your busy schedule! Read More

Interview with Mom’s Choice Award-Winners Alysson Bourque and Lori Orlinsky

Hello, Mom’s Choice readers! Welcome to another segment of our interview series. For this interview, we spoke with two MCA award-winning authors and owners of Foreword Publicity, Alysson Bourque and Lori Orlinsky. Foreword Publicity is the only book publicity firm built by authors, for authors. Created by Gold Mom’s Choice Award winners Alysson Bourque and Lori Orlinsky, Foreword Publicity believes in the importance of creating a customized publicity plan tailored to each author’s individual needs and budget. Their mission is to give clients a custom and highly effective PR campaign that will spark book sales, build author and book branding, and secure media coverage nationwide. Foreword Publicity works with traditional, hybrid, and indie published authors of all genres. Keep reading to catch up with Aly and Lori as they talk about how authors can create a roadmap to success in the coming year. Read More

You Can’t Pour From An Empty Cup

You Can't Pour From An Empty Cup

Like millions of parents, amid virtual learning, working from home, and managing a household with two out of three kids still in diapers, I reached for my coffee mug. It was empty. I chuckled to myself because it felt like the epitome of the straw that broke the camel’s back. It was at that moment that I learned three essential truths that changed my life and my perspective. Read More

Interview with Mom’s Choice Award-Winner Tejal V. Patel

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Hello, Mom’s Choice readers, welcome to another segment of our interview series! For today’s interview, we had the pleasure of speaking with Tejal V. Patel, author of the MCA winning book, Meditation for Kids. Meditation for Kids is a must-have for parents looking to teach their children meditation and mindfulness without having to be an expert themselves. This book is perfect for beginners and experts in meditation alike who are looking to make meditation a fun, family activity while also teaching children how to manage their bodies, energy, emotions, and how they react to stress. Keep reading to find out more about Tejal V. Patel and how she came to write such a helpful and inciteful children’s book!  Read More

The Importance of Introducing Your Child to Your Music

The Importance of Introducing Your Child to Your Music

Introducing your child to your music can be a great way to bond with them, as well as to help them discover their own musical tastes. By showing them your favorite songs and bands, you can help them get to know you on a personal level to create a deeper connection between parent and child. Read More

Giveaway: Everybody Deserves a Hug Book

Giveaway: Everybody Deserves a Hug Book

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, we are giving away THREE award-winning “Everybody Deserves a Hug Books” by Doug Snelson to 3 lucky winners! Enter for your chance to win by noon 2/5/21. Read More

A Mindful New Year For You and Your Family

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Mindfulness can be easily learned by your whole family and used throughout the day. It typically involves specific (but simple) activities like breathing exercises, time in nature or a bedtime routine of sharing affirmations. Read More

Gratitude

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As I’m making my first coffee of the day, my husband comes downstairs dressed in a suit jacket, dress shirt, tie…and shorts. He casually flashes me a smile as he walks into his home office to begin his court hearing. My kids start asking me for a snack when it dawns on me: over the past few months my home has turned into a Gym, Court of law, Elementary School and Restaurant. Read More